Software Tester Apprentice

Recruiter
Efficio Consulting Ltd
Location
10 Barnes Wallis Road, Fareham, PO15 5TU
Salary
£16,000.00 - £18,000.00 annually
Posted
16 Nov 2020
Closes
24 Dec 2020
Ref
VAC001665784
Specialism
Engineering
Sector
Technology
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
January
Duration
Permanent
We're looking for an individual with a real passion for testing; wants to work in a talented development team on exciting projects; along with a real drive to use the latest technologies to create innovative products.

Core responsibilities will include:
  • Reviewing requirements to ensure they meet QA standards
  • Ensuring traceability is maintained through day to day testing
  • Testing of new and existing features and/or services required by the business
  • Working closely with developers in a modern agile development environment
  • Participating in daily stand-up meetings, retrospectives, and other agile procedures
  • Writing bug reports and updating issues using our chosen issue management software
  • Perform manual testing
  • Perform API testing


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Brilliant communication skills
  • Must be computer literate with an enthusiasm for IT and technology
  • Have strong organisational and time management skills - be able to multi-task and be a problem solver

Desirable:
  • Previous test experience or exposure to testing
  • An understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)
  • A Technology/Maths qualification


Personal qualities

  • Motivated and eager to learn
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Must have a can-do attitude with ability to work under pressure, be enthusiastic and proactive


Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4(or equivalent) including English Language and mathsis desirable but not essential


Future prospects

  • Progression into a full-time position upon completion

Similar jobs

More searches like this

Similar jobs